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Border community development agency intervenes on critical projects in Jigawa

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The Border Community Development Agency(BCDA) has intervened in the construction of some critical projects for the benefits of border communities in Jigawa. The Executive Secretary of the Agency,...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Satumari v Ndume: Tribunal fixes May 1, for pre-hearing

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The Borno National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Nyanya, would on May 1, commence pre-hearing in a petition filed by Malam Kudla Satumari. Ndume Satumari, of the...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari commissions state-of-the-art Yemi Osinbajo Primary School in Maiduguri

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President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned a state-of-the-art primary school that was named after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Maiduguri, Borno state on Thursday. Yesterday President Muhammadu...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian Army redeploys Kazaure as NYSC gets new Director General

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA- A new shakeup announced by the Nigerian Army, Friday, affected the Director General, National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Major General Suleiman Kazaure, and seven other...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s UK trip: You can say is for medical trip ― Femi Adesina

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By Nwafor Sunday The special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari, on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, has reacted to Buhari’s private trip to the United Kingdom, UK. Femi...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

NEDC: Another drain pipe?

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By Sunny Ikhioya ON Friday, April 9, 2019, the Senate confirmed the appointment of retired Major General Paul Tarfa and other members nominated for the board of the North East Development...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Chibok girls: We will not give up, says Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, commended efforts of the outgoing administration of Governor Kashim Ibrahim...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Renewable energy and oil search in the North

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THE renewable energy revolution is spreading across the globe, especially in developed and not-so-developed economies. Last month, for the first time ever, electric vehicles outsold cars with...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Education, wise response to Boko Haram ideology – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has praised the efforts of outgoing administration of Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno in promoting education as counter strategy to Boko Haram ideology and...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari sacks cabinet on 22 May

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Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said President Muhammadu Buhari will dissolve the Federal Executive Council on 22 May. The minister dismissed the fake news that the...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Air Force kills many terrorists, destroys vehicles, workshop in Sambisa Forest

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By Joseph Erunke The Nigerian Air Force has said its troops in Borno State, yesterday, Wednesday, killed many Boko Haram terrorists and destroyed their vehicles and workshops in Sambisa...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

BREAKING: Buhari arrives Maiduguri on state visit

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President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Maiduguri as part of a one-day official visit to Borno. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presidential jet on Thursday landed at the...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Osinbajo presides over FEC as handover deadline for cabinet expires

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is presiding over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, as the deadline, given to cabinet members for submission of handover...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

BREAKING: Buhari leaves for UK on private visit

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will be proceeding to the United Kingdom, UK, on a ten-day private visit after official visit to Borno State on Thursday. President Buhari departs...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

NINTH NASS LEADERSHIP: APC’s position is final – Ali, BoT member

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•Says 2015 scenario won’t recur By Bashir Bello IN SPITE of the dust trailing the adoption of Senator Ahmad Lawan (Yobe North) for senate president and Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila (Lagos)...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →